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Synonyms for goal

Synonyms for (noun) goal

Synonyms: goal Definition: a successful attempt at scoring Usage: the winning goal came with less than a minute left to play

Similar words: score Definition: the act of scoring in a game or sport Usage: the winning score came with less than a minute left to play

Synonyms: goal Definition: game equipment consisting of the place toward which players of a game try to advance a ball or puck in order to score points

Similar words: game equipment Definition: equipment or apparatus used in playing a game

Synonyms: goal, end Definition: the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it Usage: the ends justify the means

Similar words: mental object, content, cognitive content Definition: the sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned

Synonyms: finish, destination, goal Definition: the place designated as the end (as of a race or journey) Usage: a crowd assembled at the finish; he was nearly exhausted as their destination came into view

Similar words: end, terminal Definition: either extremity of something that has length Usage: the end of the pier; she knotted the end of the thread; they rode to the end of the line; the terminals of the anterior arches of the fornix